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Boycotts Boycotts (Miscellaneous) Ethical Consumer magazine (issue 108, September/October 2007) called for a boycott of Altria because it has funded groups which claim that global warming is a 'myth' or uneconomic??? to address. Oct. 10, 2007 Altria Profile is a wiki based amalgamated research site raising awareness of corporate abuse and ethical consumerism. Follow source link for further information on this company's histroy and involvements. Altria
Boycotts Boycott Bush Altria were listed on Ethical Consumer's list of top donors to Bush's Republican Party. They donated US$4,747,733 between 2002 and 2006. Altria
Corporate Governance :: Marketing Stop Corporate Abuse Altria has been criticised as owner of Philip Morris, the largest tobacco company in the world, contributing to addiction and ill health. An international boycott of Kraft Foods (previously a subsidiary of Altria), was in place from 1993 to 2003. It was organised by INFACT (now known as Corporate Accountability International), and lifted in June 2003 after the implementation of the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC). The FCTC bans tobacco advertising, promotion and sponsorship, and gives governments the right to prioritize the health of their citizens over trade and commercial interests. Nov. 17, 2010 Altria
Good Shopping Guide Brands in 'biscuits' category received BOTTOM Rating; with a score of 20 out of a possible score of 100 in the Ethical Company Organisation's 2009 'Good Shopping Guide' (uk) which evaluates brands with regard to the Environment; Animal Welfare and Human Rights records. Altria
Multinational Monitor Named one of Multinational Monitor's Altria
Multinational Monitor Named one of Multinational Monitor's Altria
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